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David B.

Physics, Math

Independence, MO (64055)

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I am a physics professor with over twenty-five years of college and university teaching experience. I have predominately taught algebra based and calculus based physics classes. These types of classes are typically titled "College Physics," "General Physics," "Engineering Physics," or "Physics for Science and Engineering." I have also taught college math classes.

I also do physics reviews for professional school admittance tests. These tests are often required for scientific, medical, or engineering related fields of study.

I charge only for the time spent tutoring, never for gas or travel time. Tutoring sessions must be a minimum of one hour.

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David’s subjects

Corporate Training:
General Computer
Test Preparation:
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Physics, Prealgebra, Precalculus
Astronomy, Physical Science, Physics
General Computer
Algebra 1, Algebra 2, Calculus, Geometry, Linear Algebra, Prealgebra, Precalculus, Trigonometry


I was in the Chess Club throughout school, and was the President of the Chess Club my senior year. I participated in many tournaments, and won trophies as a result. The rate for chess lessons is substantially less than my regular academic tutoring rate.

Linear Algebra

Linear algebra involves working with, vectors, vector spaces, transformations, matrices, and eigenvalues. As a physicist, I have used linear algebra in various applications.


I am a physics professor with over twenty-five years of college and university teaching experience. I have predominately taught algebra-based physics classes. These are the classes that pre-med students take to prepare themselves for the physics portion of the MCAT.


I have taught physics classes at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, Johnson County Community College, Longview College, Avila University, Rockhurst University, and the University of Central Missouri in Warrensburg.

Some of the texts that I have used are Cutnell & Johnson, Halliday & Resnick, Serway, and Wilson.

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University of Missouri (Master's)

Amazing teacher!! Genuinely knows his physics! David is by far one of the best physics teachers, hands down. He knows physics inside and out, even all the formulas! I came to him with MCAT passages and started on it right away, without any books, formulas, etc. and he knew his physics, plus some added bonuses of being a great teacher and being patient. I can easily say that I will score better on my MCAT because of his help. Thank you, David! ...

— Taranjeet from Lenexa, KS on 7/17/13);

Hourly fee

Standard Hourly Fee: $40.00

Cancellation: 2 hours notice required

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David will travel within 25 miles of Independence, MO 64055.

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